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The Fires of Jubilee : Nat Turner's Fierce Rebellion by  Stephen B Oates - Paperback - First Paperback Edition - 1976 - from Bookbarrow and Biblio.com

The Fires of Jubilee : Nat Turner's Fierce Rebellion

by Oates, Stephen B

Condition: Near Fine/N/A


Mentor Books, New York, 1976. First Paperback Edition. Paperback. Near Fine/N/A. black titles spine; "The bloody slave rebellion led by Nat Turner in Virginia in 1831, and the savage reprisals that followed, shattered beyond repair the myth of the contented slave and the benign master, and intensified the forces of change that would plunge America into the bloodbath of the Civil War. Now a professional historian and biographer has assembled all available evidence to present a gripping and insightful account of the rebellion, the complex, gifted and driven man who led it, the social conditions that produced it, and the legacy it left. Here is the dramatic re-creation of that stormy period which marked a crucial turning point in America's history. A much needed correction to historical fantasies .... grounded in the facts and excellently documented, this volume is essential for students of slavery and of the history of violence in America."; previous owner's name on front endpaper; including index - 214 pages Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Slavery; American Studies; Black Studies; United States; 19th century; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0451621417. ISBN/EAN: 9780451621412. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: HST00104. . 9780451621412

The bloody slave rebellion led by Nat Turner in Virginia in 1831, and the savage reprisals that followed, shattered beyond repair the myth of the contented slave and the benign master and intensified the forces of change that would plunge America into the bloodbath of the Civil War.


  • Bookseller: Bookbarrow GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: HST00104
  • Title: The Fires of Jubilee : Nat Turner's Fierce Rebellion
  • Author: Oates, Stephen B
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: N/A
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Paperback Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0451621417
  • ISBN 13: 9780451621412
  • Publisher: Mentor Books
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1976
  • Keywords: BZDB227 NOISBN History/American History/American Studies/Black Studies/Slavery History; Slavery; American Studies; Black Studies; United States; 19th century; Sociology & Culture. The Fires of Jubilee Nat Turners Fierce Rebellion Oates Stephen B


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